Financial Controller - Listed Real Estate Co.

Trident International Associates
Cranford, UK
Competitive salary
16 Sep 2020
16 Oct 2020
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Salary: C£75,000 - 80,000 + Excel. Bens

Financial Controller - Listed Real Estate Co. Our Client is a successful, Pan-European real estate investment and management company with an extensive portfolio spanning £100,Millions - billion+. They have instructed us to help recruit a Financial Controller for their UK business.

The Role - Managing a small, professionally and highly skilled finance team, the Financial Controllerwill involve the following duties:

  • Overseeing the production of statutory accounts.
  • Preparing quarterly variance analysis (including commentary) and financial reports to present to the Board.
  • Preparing annual budgets and reforecasts.
  • Responsible for the accounting treatment of UK transactions and senior management recommendations including acquisitions, disposals and developments and preparation/review of accounting memos.
  • Producing and providing the seniors with accounts for group consolidations including posting of journals and adjustments.
  • Overseeing the production of annual statutory accounts and corporation tax computations
  • Reviewing VAT and CIS returns.
  • Reviewing the monthly development costs.
  • Maintaining and improving the internal controls, reporting and systems.

The Person - To apply you must be a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA), ideally with experience of managing audits and around 4 years post-qualification experience. Good, solid technical skills and understanding of relevant accounting standard such as FRS 101 / IFRS are essential. The incumbent will be a strong team leader with strong communication skills and the ability to motivate a team. It will be desirable if you have experience of working with a 'top 4' and a good level of experience and have previous team management exposure and direct real estate industry experience and any additional exposure to real estate systems migration and consolidation would be advantageous . The ideal person will be a good team player with a 'can-do' attitude. Follow us on Twitter and on LinkedIn or like us on Facebook

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